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  • proper n. One of the Balearic Islands of Spain.


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  • Gecko Beach Club, Formentera's hippest hotel, has a new chef, Jacinto del Valle, whose last project Restaurante Porto Pi in Mallorca won a Michelin star.

    Beat this: what's new in the Balearics

  • Book VIP yacht trips from Ibiza to the Gecko, including Formentera's restaurants and secret coves, with Icon VIP Concierge• +34 971 328 024, Yoga hideawayIf you're after a yoga retreat where, after all the stretching, you can recline on stylish day beds in hip hotels, swim in sleek lap pools surrounded by orange trees, and wander along peaceful beaches, check out Formentera Yoga, which has courses from April to October.

    Beat this: what's new in the Balearics

  • Un sonet de Shakespeare (el lxxvi) que un dia destiu de fa molts anys vaig traduir, amblajut dalguns amics, the Formentera, mentre escoltvem Formentera Lady ...

    JJ Moreso: Trobada amb JPAS

  • We never tire of St. Tropez a full review soon to be published on our iPad app; Ibiza/Formentera; Mykonos; Amalfi Coast/Capri.

    Anthony Lassman: Dreaming of Summer

  • Apart from the obvious fact that there is no neat division here but overlap and further diversity, these two sorts of mental state have at least one thing in common – can either ‘a thought [or this particular thought] about the beach in Formentera’, for instance, or ‘pain [or this particular sensation of pain]’, be on a par with lightning, heat or water?

    Jane O'Grady - Can a machine change your mind?

  • What more would the person conscious of pain, of the memory of Formentera in 1983, of believing in physicalism, know about the pain, the memory or the belief, either as experienced or as described, if knowing that any of these ‘is’ brain state 3,9087?

    Jane O'Grady - Can a machine change your mind?

  • But though the couple had been snapped aboard a yacht off Formentera over the summer with Kate Moss and her daughter, there would be no illustrious post-Fashion Week relaxation chez Jacobs.

    Marc Jacobs is Very Good at Keeping Secrets

  • But try the small coves -- or for some of the best beaches in the Mediterranean, take a half-hour hydrofoil ride to the neighboring island of Formentera; try, among others, Platja Illetes.

    Travel: Grown-Up Friendly

  • The quality of the salt produced in the saltworks of Ibiza and Formentera (Las Salinas) depends on the quality of the coastal waters which, in turn, depends to a great extent on the ecological functions of the Posidonia prairies.

    Salinas de Ibiza y Formentera Nature Reserve, Spain

  • The terrestrial component of the nominated World Heritage Site includes the small islands of Freus (Penjats, Espardell and Espalmador) and the coastal lagoons and saltworks areas (Las Salinas) on the islands of Ibiza and Formentera.

    Salinas de Ibiza y Formentera Nature Reserve, Spain


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